Entries by The Applied Companies

What Options Can Federal Employees Consider in a Furlough?

The United States Government was recently locked in the longest shutdown in our country’s history, with wide-ranging consequences. While this development had negative effects on government agencies, services and the economy as a whole, hundreds of thousands of federal employees across the country are feeling the pain personally. If you were living paycheck to paycheck […]

It’s a Great Time to Find Jobs in Reno NV!

Throughout the United States, unemployment is at record lows. The unemployment rate nationally stands at 3.7 percent, the lowest it has been in decades – and in Reno, unemployment is even lower than the national average at 3.5 percent. With record-low unemployment in Reno, businesses are hard-pressed to find qualified candidates. If you’re thinking about […]

Five Steps for Setting Up an Interview Process

Most employers do not spend time thinking about the interviewing process, which can be a strategic error in the long run. Far too often, the process is overly reactive. Interviewers and hiring managers jump to a quick decision and hire one of the first candidates available as opposed to hiring the right candidate. They end […]